Pathophysiological studies of neuromuscular function in subacute organophosphate poisoning induced by phosmet

Good, J L; Khurana, R K; Mayer, R F; Cintra, W M; Albuquerque, E X
March 1993
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Mar1993, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p290
Academic Journal
journal article
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Neurology of acute organophosphate poisoning. Singh, Gagandeep; Khurana, Dheeraj // Neurology India;Mar2009, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p119 

    Acute organophosphate (OP) poisoning is one of the most common poisonings in emergency medicine and toxicological practice in some of the less-developed nations in South Asia. Traditionally, OP poisoning comes under the domain of emergency physicians, internists, intensivists, and toxicologists....

  • Clinical characteristics of organophosphate-induced delayed polyneuropathy. Kumar, S. // Neurology India;Mar2004, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p128 

    Presents a letter to the editor in response to the article about organophosphorus poisoning that developed intermediate syndrome and organophosphate-induced delayed polyneuropathy.

  • Treatment of Organophosphate Poisoning. Wadia, R. S. // Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine;Apr-Jun2003, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p85 

    Focuses on the importance of organophosphate poisoning as a problems of self-poisoning presenting in the intensive care unit (ICU) in India and Sri Lanka. Number of death cases from pesticide poisoning; Means of inducing the ventilation in the organophosphate poisoning; Details on the mean...

  • Chronic neurologic sequelae to cholinesterase inhibition among agricultural pesticide applicators. Ames, Richard G.; Steenland, Kyle // Archives of Environmental Health;Nov/Dec95, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p440 

    Examines the hypothesis that chronic neurologic sequelae are associated with pesticide exposure when there is cholinesterase inhibition without frank poisoning. Marker for organophosphate pesticide exposure; Inhibition of neurotoxic esterase; Organophosphate-induced neurochemical changes.

  • Organophosphate PoisoningInduced Intermediate Syndrome: Can Electrophysiological Changes Help Predict Outcome? Aaron, Cynthia K. // PLoS Medicine;Jul2007, Vol. 5 Issue 7, pe154 

    Cynthia Aaron discusses the possible clinical implications of a new study evaluating electrophysiological changes in a cohort of patients with organophosphate poisoning.

  • Organophosphate poisoning case with atypical clinical survey and magnetic resonance imaging findings. Teke, E.; Sungurtekin, H.; Sahiner, T.; H.Atalay; Gur, S.; Atalay, H // Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jun2004, Vol. 75 Issue 6, p936 

    Organophosphorous compounds, the anticholinesterases produce significant morbidity and mortality. Although exact estimates are not available, hospital based statistics suggest that nearly half of the admissions to emergency with acute poisoning are attributable to organophosphates. Researchers...

  • Rapid and Sensitive Quantitative Analysis of Alkyl Phosphates in Urine after Organophosphate Poisoning. Kupfermann, N.; Schmoldt, A.; Steinhart, H. // Journal of Analytical Toxicology;May/Jun2004, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p242 

    Studies the rapid and sensitive quantitative analysis of alkyl phosphates in urine after organophosphate poisoning. Decomposition procedure of organophosphate compounds; Features of the analysis method used in the study; Limits of detection exhibited by the method.

  • Comparison of treatment effect of neuromuscular electrical stimulation and thermal-tactile stimulation on patients with sub-acute dysphagia caused by stroke. HAEWON BYEON; HYEUNG WOO KOH // Journal of Physical Therapy Science;Jun2016, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p1809 

    [Purpose] The effectiveness of neuromuscular electrical stimulation in the rehabilitation of swallowing remains controversial. This study compared the effectiveness of neuromuscular electrical stimulation and thermal tactile oral stimulation, a traditional swallowing recovery treatment, in...

  • Chronic Neurological Sequelae of Acute Organophosphate Pesticide Poisoning. Savage, Eldon P.; Keefe, Thomas J.; Mounce, Lawrence M.; Heaton, Robert K.; Lewis, James A.; Burcar, Patricia J. // Archives of Environmental Health;Jan/Feb88, Vol. 43 Issue 1 

    Evaluates the latent neurological effects of organophosphate pesticide poisoning. Description of organophosphates; Symptoms of organophosphates poisoning; Differences between individuals with previous acute organophosphate pesticide poisoning and non-poisoned controls.

  • Failure to Reverse Prolonged Vecuronium-Induced Neuromuscular Blockade with Edrophonium in an Anesthetized Dog.  // Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association;Jul2011, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p294 

    The article presents a case study of prolonged muscle relaxation after vecuronium in an anesthesized dog. It reports on the failure of administration of intravenous edrophonium to complete the reversal of prolonged vecuronium-induced neuromuscular blockade. It discusses several factors affecting...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics